Holocaust restitution group supplements list of known assets in Israel

The Israeli Organization for the Restitution of Assets for Holocaust Victims will publish an additional listing Wednesday of 3,500 bank accounts of Holocaust victims found in Israel, the group announced Monday.

The latest additions bring to 6,500 the number of bank accounts that the organization has published to date, along with a list of 500 real estate properties.

The assets and property lists – which will be published in Hebrew on the group’s web site www.hashava.org.il – were amassed by the Custodian-General’s Office, the Jewish National Fund and from a compellation of pre-war bank accounts that the Knesset has already published.